Ellroy Discusses Podcasts and the Art of Adaptation at SXSW
Audio Up works with some of the greatest works of fiction, non-fiction and journalism from authors like Stephen King, James Ellroy, Playboy and Sun Records. Audio Up's Chief Creative Officer Jimmy Jellinek will lead a discussion on his experience creating innovative, scripted podcasts and will invite author James Ellroy, with whom Audio Up is working to adapt Ellroy's bestselling American Tabloid into a 10 episode series.
On stage, Ellroy will discuss his experience turning his work into audio entertainment. Ellroy is best known for writing L.A. Confidential, The Black Dahlia and some of the greatest crime novels of the past century.